Longcase Clock In Oak By William Porthouse
8-day movement. Attractive dial with moon phase, calendar aperture, name engraved in arch, silvered chapter ring, gilt spandrels & fine rococo engraving. The hood with dentil-moulded broken arch & Doric columns with gilt capitals & bases. The trunk with flanking quarter-columns & arch-top door.
H. (to top of hood): 83"
Penrith, Cumbria, c. 1765